[MEDIA] Discussing Gloucester Cathedral and Facebook

It definitely does seem to be the story of the day – I spoke earlier in the day for 4-5 minutes via Skype – always interesting to see what gets picked up and how it’s interpreted (see on iPlayer) – I’m at the last 20-30 seconds of this clip: Digital Fingerprint Digiexplorer (not guru), Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing @MMUBS. Interested in digital Literacy in the third sector. Author of ‘Raising Children in a Digital Continue Reading →

[MEDIA] Digital Media is Destructive? with @BBCCornwall

This morning I was asked, at short notice, if I could speak with BBC Radio Cornwall. I had time for a little bit of prep, plus scribbled some extra responses to those I was listening to whilst I was on hold. Notes for talking to @BBCCornwall earlier re #digitalparenting A photo posted by Bex Lewis (@drbexl) on Jan 10, 2017 at 5:08am PST The recording is here – I come in around 6.5 minutes in Continue Reading →

#SID2015: ‘Let’s create a better internet together’

If you didn’t know, just under a year ago, I saw the publication of my labour of love Raising Children in a Digital Age, which led to a flurry of media the week before for Safer Internet Day 2014, most notably as a ‘big guest’ on BBC Radio 2 with Steve Wright in the Afternoon (proved very useful for those ‘an interesting fact about yourself’ introduction exercises). With my book having gone to reprint after 4 months, Continue Reading →

Interview with @RadioHumberside re Churches Online for @DioceseofYork

Why do churches need to ‘be online’, taking time from other activities? What might be the purpose? Hear full programme from just after 730am, Sunday 19th October, or sign up for the workshop, or the youth worker’s workshop. Digital Fingerprint Digiexplorer (not guru), Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing @MMUBS. Interested in digital Literacy in the third sector. Author of ‘Raising Children in a Digital Age’, regularly checks hashtag #DigitalParenting. https://twitter.com/digitalfprint Like it? Share it…

Who needs #Wimbledon on?

Good job BBC – can check in on this (though all looking a bit 🙁 at the moment!) between editing paragraphs! drbexl Life Explorer, HE/learning, Christian, cultural history, WW2 posters: Keep Calm & Carry On, digital world, coach, ENFP, @digitalfprint, @ww2poster http://drbexl.co.uk Like it? Share it…

Lunch #TDC12

I’m booked onto the following lunch: BBC Future Media Lunch with Ralph Rivera (Thurs, 13:15 – 14:00) Following on Ralph Rivera’s Thursday morning Thinking Digital talk, the BBC are hosting a lunch with Ralph, Ian Forrester and Samantha Chadwick. This will be a great opportunity to get to know some key people at the BBC’s Future Media Division as well as hear more about the BBC’s new Connected Studio programme, the R&D North Lab and other Future Media initiatives. This lunch is Continue Reading →

Keep Calm and Carry On for the BBC (March 2010)

If you’ll excuse the poor quality of this screencast, I just found it on my external hard drive, from March 2010: I appear for about 6 seconds in 2 different places! Second World War Posters Mass Communications Academic, @MMUBS. British Home Front Propaganda posters as researched for a PhD completed 2004. In 1997, unwittingly wrote the first history of the Keep Calm and Carry On poster, which she now follows with interest. https://twitter.com/ww2poster Like it? Continue Reading →

Are you a complete beginner in social media? Check out BBC Webwise

Access the site, and ask questions on the associated blog. Digital Fingerprint Digiexplorer (not guru), Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing @MMUBS. Interested in digital Literacy in the third sector. Author of ‘Raising Children in a Digital Age’, regularly checks hashtag #DigitalParenting. https://twitter.com/digitalfprint Like it? Share it…